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Ever wish you could pixelate Adam Sandler?
Film Review  July 24, 2015, by Marjorie Baumgarten
"...Pac-Man invader. A ton of cameos by the likes of Serena Williams, Martha Stewart, and many others pop up with the regularity of thrown Donkey Kong barrels..."

Our readers talk back.
Columns  May 23, 2003
"...Serena's death was totally preventable, but someone made a bad decision not to get immunized for whooping cough...."

Coach's Corner
The UT Longhorns have two very good quarterbacks, but it's a lie to say they're both starters. And in tennis, Venus and Serena Williams are making it look so easy, people may not recognize just what unique talents they really are.
Columns  September 15, 2000, by Andy "Coach" Cotton
"...It would be easy to use words like revolutionary to describe Venus and Serena Williams. It would be easy to proclaim them as a glimpse into the future of woman's tennis..."

Free State of Jones
Matthew McConaughey stars in pic about little-known Civil War event
Film Review  June 24, 2016, by Marjorie Baumgarten
"...And once he returns home, he finds his and his neighbors’ small farms being pillaged by Confederate tax collectors, which further enrages him. Initially, he teaches some of the remaining womenfolk and children to shoot rifles and stand their ground, but soon the threats to his life become so severe that he leaves his wife Serena (Russell) and son, and heads for the swamps...."

Coach's Corner
Pat Cash tried to impugn the Williams sisters' Wimbledon accomplishment, but they're bigger than him and that simpering Chris Evert put together.
Columns  July 14, 2000, by Andy "Coach" Cotton
"...I can't think of a more damaging, maliciously insulting comment a member of the media could possibly aim toward two competitors in one of sport's crown jewel events than to say the result was rigged. He said Richard Williams told his younger daughter Serena (who'd already won the U.S..."

Pole Position
For some kinds of dance, you need Brass Ovaries
Arts Story  December 28, 2012, by Kaci Beeler
"...I took the Pole Level One class again a few weeks later (everything is done drop-in style at Brass Ovaries), this time with Serena, a curvy brunette. She had us focus on fun over perfect technique – a girl after my own heart..."

One, Two, Tres, Cuatro: Nuff Said, Wear Red
What do rockabilly cult figure Johnny Legend, women's health care advocate Marcia Ball, and hit-and-run victim Slim Richey have in common? This weekend.
Music Column  March 30, 2012, by Margaret Moser
"...The performance with his band was at the premiere of Teenage Cruisers, "the first X-rated rock & roll movie," which Legend also directed. Porn star Serena was in town for it, and her dancing with the Uranium Savages at Soap Creek landed her and the Savages in the pages of men's magazine Oui..."

Nordic Noise
Finland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland – 26 inches of SXSW over four days and nights
Music Story  February 24, 2006, by Greg Beets
"...The quintet's 2005 album, Home With the Girls in the Morning, is a languorously melodic delight. Soul-stirring Oslo quintet Serena Maneesh won raves for their self-titled 2005 Honeymilk release by playing driving pop songs against a simmering wall of noise without sounding too much like the Velvet Underground...."

Do It Yourself Biennial
How to showcase all the great art in Texas on a shoestring budget
Arts Story  March 4, 2005, by Robert Faires
"...But Sara Kellner, executive director of DiverseWorks ArtSpace in Houston, called a halt to the judging and told her fellow jurors that they needed to reconsider the work from her home city. She was familiar with the artist, Serena Lin Bush, and had seen the piece in person..."

Melodramatic Entrance
On set with 'Shades of Life,' the multicultural soap-opera access show giving minority actors a shot at exposure
Screens Story  April 23, 2004, by Rachel Proctor May
"...There's these two rival talent agencies, see, Endeavor Entertainment and Wright-On Productions. Corey gets a job at Endeavor through romancing Serena, but Virgil, the boss, tells Serena to fire him..."

Coach's Corner
Anna wants to become a top-flight tennis star? Kan o' kourn. Just become a Williams sister.
Columns  July 12, 2002, by Andy "Coach" Cotton
"...This is the legend of the Williams sisters, Venus and Serena. Many times I've thought about the unlikely lunacy -- as improbable as talking bears and cross-dressing wolves -- of this oft repeated tale..."

pause, a mixed-media video installation by Serena Lin Bush, will be on display May 17-June 23. Bush's work is concerned with the interplay between shaped space and feeling. The opening...
Film Review  May 16, 2001, by Marjorie Baumgarten
"...Directed by: Serena Lin Bush. pause, a mixed-media video installation by Serena Lin Bush, will be on display May 17-June 23..."

Where Were You When ...
Sports lover Lisa Tozzi reflects on 1999, this "underdog" of a year.
Sports Story  January 7, 2000, by Lisa Tozzi
"...5. Serena Williams Won the U.S..."

Disco Dolls in Hot Skin (3-D)
This Seventies porn film is quickly becoming one of the country's hottest midnighters. Disco Dolls, making its return to Dobie after first appearing as a midnighter a little over a...
Film Review  June 30, 1999, by Marjorie Baumgarten
"...Directed by: Norm De Plume. Starring: John Holmes, Serena, Lislie Bovee and Mike Ranger..."

This Weekend's Can't Miss Food Events
Daily Austin food news
DAILY Food  December 4, 2015, by Virginia B. Wood
"...Coco Paloma Desserts and Serena Lissy Chocolates are hosting a sale of Chanukah cupcakes and chocolates at the Coco Paloma kitchen. Chanukah-themed treats are not always easy to find, so it would be a good idea to order in advance..."

Wednesday Showcases
Wednesday SXSW showcases at a glance
Music Story  March 19, 2010
"...Since being founded in 2004, BrooklynVegan has become New York's tastemaker. Testament, then, to the blog's clout that its showcase presents bands as distant and disparate as L.A.'s Laurel Canyon rejuvenators Dawes and Norway's Serena-Maneesh..."

Porgy and Bess
Zach's ambitious new staging of the Gershwin opera says a lot about those things that matter more than money
Arts Review  February 1, 2008, by Robert Faires
"...The folks who live on Catfish Row don't have much. That's never more apparent than when the newly widowed Serena Robbins must depend upon the generosity of her neighbors to raise the $25 it will take to have her husband buried..."

The Hour Has 22 Minutes
Pop quiz on Canada, with a SXSW 07 musical cheat sheet
Music Story  February 23, 2007, by Darcie Stevens
"...Serena Ryder, Peterborough, Ontario: Huge voice, little girl...."

SXSW showcase reviews
Music Review  March 17, 2006, by Audra Schroeder

Oh, Give Me a Home
The 20th 'New American Talent' exhibition reveals a country struggling with isolation and power
Arts Story  July 1, 2005, by Rachel Koper
"...There is a consistency of feeling to this series: isolation, loneliness, fear of being left behind, nostalgia, and awkward personal memories. Another piece that addresses isolation and social frustration is Serena Lin Bush's installation Speak Easy (who's on first)..."

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